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Observatory Parameters
Dec 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
05:40 16:04

Spiral Galaxy IC 865 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation

Size: 30'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.5 Also known as NPM1G -05.0473, PGC 158675

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Spiral Galaxy IC 865 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

13h 17m 35s
-5º 50' 00''
Sa - Spiral
251 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 865

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